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Gilson launches a series of concrete crack monitoring devices

Gilson Crack Monitors is the newest construction tool that can be used to monitor the movement of crack in concrete masonry pavements and structures easily and accurately.

This construction tool is created with a range of 20 millimeter horizontally and 10 millimeter vertically.

The tool can record the movement in crack width in due course.

To use this tool, jut sets it over the crack with screws and continuously monitors opening, closing and differential movement of a crack. The adhesive or epoxy can also be applied to fasten it more firmly. There are a series of configurations within the tools :-

Economy Crack Comparator ? It belongs to a credit-card size device. It is a user-friendly field reference for cracks which vary from 0.1 to 7.0mm.

Standard Crack Monitor ? Its simple design provides a range of 20mm horizontally and 10mm vertically containing a crosshair on the translucent upper plate.

Crack Monitor Plus ? It is made of clear polycarbonate with modifiable screw slots which offer safe placement, and contains a range of 25mm horizontally and 10m vertically.

Corner Adapter ? It stands for an accessory to the Crack Monitors, the adapter can be applied in corners from 70? to 180?.

Crack Width Gauge ? It is suitable for surveying and reporting on damaged buildings, this long-lasting unit is best suited for on-the-spot measurements of cracks up to 7mm, and functions efficiently in corners and cumbersome areas.

Displacement Monitor ? It is made of white plastic with easy to read divisions, this device works out differential movement along with opening and closing of the crack.

Crack Monitor Kits ? It comprises of the components required to employ an effective crack monitoring program. It is accessible in a basic kit, as well as digital monitoring essentials and digital monitoring professional kits.

Scratch-A-Track Motion Monitor ? Lightweight, small and weather-resistant, this device traces any alteration in relative positioning via a continuous graphic record.

Stainless Steel Crack Monitor Discs ? It offers a simple process to precisely calculate a crack from either side.

Click on the following link to download these devices

Watch the following video tutorial for online demonstration of these crack monitoring devices.

Video Source: Gilson Company Inc.

Gilson launches a series of concrete crack monitoring devices